NEW YORK — St. John on Thursday named George Sharp as executive vice president of design, a new post. The appointment came a day after Sharp resigned as vice president of design at Ellen Tracy.
In his new role, Sharp reports to Glenn McMahon, chief executive officer. He will work with the existing design team and oversee St. John's ready-to-wear and nonapparel categories, which consist of jewelry, handbags, footwear, eyewear and fragrance. Sharp also will work with design consultants Marie and Kelly Gray, who rejoined the brand in 2006.
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